|Minimum Stay||7 nights|
A magnificent, sea-facing house on a gentle sloping cliff between the Tamariu, Aigua Blava, Begur and Aigua Xelida beaches. Micro-climate all year through. Warm autumn which allows swimming and mild winter.
A building selected for the International Architecture Exhibition : 150 Buildings on the cusp of their time. Paris: City of Architecture and Heritage. September 2007.
This mansion in the latest modern design surges from the rocks and sits literally above the sea. It has a heated and ionised (non chlorine) swimming pool.
The house enjoys several levels. The main floor has a large lounge with a terrace, picture windows and splendid views. Open kitchen with highest quality fixtures. A bathroom for visitors and bedroom for service staff. The kitchen provides access to the top floor that encompasses a study/office that leads to a drawing room and double bedroom with en-suite bathroom, terrace and direct access to the swimming pool. The middle floor has two splendid suites with panoramic views of the sea, and the sound of the waves. The ground floor is designed to be an independent flat with its own lounge, small kitchen and bathroom, a terrace and direct access to the garden. 550 square metres of built-up space. The house has Wifi, air conditioning, central heating, two fireplaces and other amenities. It has four gardens: the Green Garden, the Rock Garden, the Zen Garden and a natural pine wood with a path leading to the sea. Several romantic terraces.
Domestic staff available.
A HOUSE FOR FOUR SEASONS
SPRING: By the middle of April the sea brings daily delights. One can watch migrating birds and whales from the terrace. The microclimate of this stretch of the Costa Brava means there is sun and good weather for long periods of the year. The solitary beaches provide wonderful walks and opportunities to contemplate nature. The house’s gardens are full of flowers. Roses and all manner of plants and herbs. You can relax on the many terraces and in the swimming pool. Splendidly pure air. Restaurants, sport, visits to local fishing ports. Trips to medieval villages and towns that abound. Festivals and fiestas.
SUMMER: Swim in the sea night and day. Empty coves. Beach restaurants. Hire a boat. Visit the most important beaches on the Costa Brava. Chill out by the house pool. Lunch and dine on the rock patio. Music under the stars. Courses in underwater diving. Fiestas in nearby towns. Fine wine and food.
AUTUMN: A pleasant, almost spring-like temperature continues throughout the three months of autumn. In September and October sailing and swimming in the sea remain enjoyable options. It is extremely quiet and ideal for those who like solitary walks or prefer golf. Fascinating routes for driving through Low and High Ampurdan: local fresh fish, regional cuisine and renowned habanera festivals. The house becomes an idea space to relax and read, for artistic creation and conversation. Occasional Mediterranean storms provide a truly dramatic spectacle from the house’s various vantage points.
WINTER: The house is equipped to ensure a comfortable winter. You feel as if you are aboard a luxury liner. Splendid sea views. Fires in the hearth. Drinks in Llafranc. Visits to medieval towns and villages scattered fifteen kilometres from the house: potters, antiquarians, fresh fish markets. Ideal as a working space for professionals. Near the Dalí museum in Figueres and the Jewish quarter in Girona.
The space and the house are conceived to maximise
enjoyment of the each separate season throughout the
year. Nearby there are golf clubs, tennis courts, spas,
gymnasia, beauty parlours, scuba diving, sea fishing,
cultural activities, wonderful hikes, sailing, art centres,
boutiques, gourmet restaurants, centres for meditation
and yoga, yachting and kayaking.
m2 built............ .550m2
2-3 different levels with 3 bedrooms with ensuite plus staff bedroom and own bathroom
Modern open plan kitchen
Fireplace in living room
Chill out to relax in those afternoon hours after the beach or to gaze the stars at night.
Infinity, heated and ionised pool
Al fresco dinning room on the rocks, conveniently located near the kitchen - perfect for lng summer lunches.
Green garden - english garden, Rock garden, Zen japanese garden
Air conditioning and heating
WI-fi conneciton available
TV in living room and two of the bedrooms
The area around Tamariu is know to have a microclimate which means it has average temperatures of 20c degrees in the autumn.
We can offer reliable contacts to provide services such as driver, boat renting or cook. You can choose to have delicious meals prepared and served in the house, whilst you relax and enjoy your holidays.
Nearby activities: Diving, golf, sailing, hiking, culture including:
- Begur - 5 min drive
- Figeras, Cadaques - 45 min drive
- Art centres
- Diving centre
- Hiking - sea side path
- Golf club - 10min drive
When we saw the house online we immediately wanted to book it. The house was impeccable when we arrived. We felt very spoiled by the breathtaking views, every hour, every day, from everywhere. It felt like living in a boat. It has all the facilities one can expect from a luxury villa - all furniture and finishings of outstanding quality. Owners sent us a list of places restaurants which we loved and also gave us contacts for boat renting. Totally recommend it.
We loved every corner of the house, stunning views, so elegant and beautiful light. We needed some time to relax and we certainly found it. Hosts were thoughtful and responsive (answered fast, professional and offered additional services we enjoyed such a
We loved this place! It is an elegant and comfortable home. We could spend a few quiet days with the family. It has everything you can expect.
Furthermore, it is next to a lovely village where you can do everything: relax, go boating, delicious restaurants... We really enjoyed. Thank You!
Nearby beaches: Aigua Xelida, Aigua Blava, Tamariu, Calella, Begur.
Walks / Visits: Pals, Palafrugell, Faro San Sebastiá, Llafranc, Cap Roig, Port de Palamos, Peratallada, río Ter, Torroella
Gollf: Emporda Golf Club. Pals Golf Club
|Fees||No additional mandatory fees|
|Refundable damage deposit||$1,068|
Also available for weekends. Price negotiable.